A joint meeting of 21 KCBC Commissions and the Directors of
various Departments under KCBC along with various Commission
Secretaries of Syro Malabar, Latin and Syro Malankara Churches was
conducted on 12th November 2015. In the inaugural address His
Excellency Mar Joseph Perumthottam, KCBC Vice President exhorted to
open our hearts to the poor and the marginalized as well as to the broken
families. He also appealed to the individual Churches to come together
and to keep a special concern for the widows, singles and the Household
workers. In the presidential address Rt. Rev. Dr. Joseph Kariyil, Secretary
General KCBC pointed out the perverted development of Science and
Technology towards profit oriented and consumerist oriented
production system resulting in a non humane and merciless society. Rev.
Fr. Varghese Vallikkatt controlled the gathering. Rev. Dr. Paul Thelakkat
presented the paper on the changing scenario of Kerala society and
politics for discussion. Commission fathers actively contributed their
ideas in the discussion.